Felipe Massa

Felipe Massa (, born 25 April 1981) is a Brazilian Formula One racing driver. Massa started his career in go-karting from the age of eight continuing in national and regional championships for seven years. He moved into Formula Chevrolet and claimed the championship. He moved in Italian Formula Renault in 2000 and won the title along with the European championship. Massa went into Euro Formula 3000 taking the championship.

Massa started his Formula One career with Sauber before joining Ferrari as a test driver for 2003. He returned to Sauber for 2004 and 2005. Massa returned to Ferrari where he won two races in 2006 including his home Grand Prix becoming the first Brazilian since Ayrton Senna to win the Brazilian Grand Prix. Massa won three races in 2007 finishing 4th. He finished second in the 2008 Drivers' World Championship after a long title battle with Lewis Hamilton. At the 2009 Hungarian Grand Prix, Massa was injured by a suspension spring off the Brawn GP car of Rubens Barrichello. Massa was forced to miss the rest of the season but returned in 2010. Massa suffered a dip in form in 2011 scoring no podiums but consistently scoring points. Massa is under contract to race for Scuderia Ferrari until the end of the 2013 season.

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... Massa's helmet was blue with a fluo yellow X on the sides and a yellow triangle that covers the upper helmet with the top section coloured with a green gradient(prior to F1, this section was blue), in Ferrari ... For his 100th race with Ferrari at the 2011 Brazilian Grand Prix, Massa sported a chrome and gold prancing horse on the top with a further 100 horses representing the races Massa ...
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... Location Date 2005 Daniel Serra Daniel Serra Allam Khodair Bauru-SP December 2006 ... Felipe Massa Felipe Massa Antônio Pizzonia Florianópolis-SC December 2007 ... Michael Schumacher ...
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